Students from who attended the Ferring Travel Study program to NY City present their experiences Friday, May 5, 2pm Gallery 210
ferring award

Mission Statement

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of Missouri-St. Louis is dedicated to building and sustaining distinctive programs in Art History and Studio Art that are innovative, rigorous, synergistic, and significant to the University’s mission as a Missouri metropolitan public research university. The Department strives to develop analytical abilities and a critical consciousness in the visual arts among its students. It is dedicated to recruiting, retaining, and supporting a faculty engaged in research and creative activity, while encouraging partnerships and collaborative ventures with area arts institutions.

Department Overview

The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts in Art History and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in one of several concentrations: Art Education, Drawing, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, and General Fine Arts. We also offer minors in Art History and Studio Art, and a certificate in Photographic Studies. 


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